|Transportable Runway (Steel Plank Type) - United States. Army|
Engineering Board film # EB-14, Transportable Runway (Steel Plank Type). Description at National Archives: "Reel 1, b&w, earthmoving equipment is unloaded from a railway car. Engineer soldiers grade runways and lay perforated steel planks. Reel 2, part 1, b&w, engineers remove steel planks from runway, repack, fasten, and remove them by truck. Part 2, color, shows camouflaged operations dugout, control tower, and aircraft pens...
Keywords: WWII; Military Engineering; US Army; World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial Operations, American; World War II; World War, 1939-1945; Engineering Board Film Digests; Training Film; United States. -- Army -- Corps Of Engineers; United States. -- Army -- Engineer Aviation Regiment, 21st